Post Doctoral Fellow
Internal Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Posting Number: STA01264PO18
College/Division: School of Medicine Columbia
Department: SOMC Cell Biology and Anatomy
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Post-doctoral
Advertised Job Summary: To perform new experimental procedures using human induced pluripotent stem cells to gain novel insights into human cardiovascular pathology. A successful candidate will introduce point mutations in the genome of human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSC) by CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing techniques, differentiate the correctly targeted cells into cardiac muscle cells, and characterize the cardiac disease pathology molecularly and electrophysiologically.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): PhD degree in molecular biology or stem cell research field.
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.